Chinese Red Cross Society has donated goods worth US$ 408,000 to the Zambia Red Cross Society.
Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Yang Youming said China will remain committed in partnering with the Zambian government in many sectors of the economy.
Mr. Youming said this during the signing of the memorandum of understating between the Chinese Red Cross Society and the Zambia Red Cross Society in Lusaka today.
He said some of the items donated to the Zambia Red Cross Society include tents, mosquito nets, blankets, office equipment, water pumps, safety boots and many other various materials.
He also hailed the bilateral relations existing between the two nations especially in developmental areas of our country.
And Zambia Red Cross Society national president Godfrey Simasiku praised the Chinese Red Cross Society for its generous donation.
Ambassador Simasiku said the donation will greatly help in uplifting the living standards of the less privileged people in Society.
He further appealed to the corporate world to emulate the Chinese Red Cross Society by donating goods to the Zambia Red Cross Society.